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hap

noun \ ˈhap \

Definition of hap

1 : happening 1

Origin and Etymology of hap

Middle English, from Old Norse happ good luck; akin to Old English gehæp suitable, Old Church Slavonic kobĭ lot, fate


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hap

verb

Definition of hap

happed; happing
: happen

First Known Use of hap

14th century

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hap

verb

Definition of hap

happed; happing
dialect

Origin and Etymology of hap

Middle English happen


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hap

noun

Definition of hap

dialect
: something (such as a bed quilt or cloak) that serves as a covering or wrap

First Known Use of hap

1593

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